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Mathematical Sciences

University of Adelaide

24 months
45500 AUD/year
34000 AUD/year
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Mathematics is both a logical and creative pursuit. It drives human progress, with millions of industries around the world depending on mathematical scientists. The Master of Mathematical Sciences from University of Adelaide is an intensive degree designed for students with backgrounds in related study areas.


What will you do?

  • Develop advanced research skills as you learn from award-winning academics in state-of-the-art facilities.
  • Take your mathematical knowledge to an advanced level through a major of your choice.

Majors are available in:

  • Applied Mathematics—use mathematical techniques to answer questions about the world around us. These answers might come in the form of insights, explanations, solutions or predictions.
  • Pure Mathematics—study abstract theories built by logical deduction that underpin modern science and technology.
  • Statistics—solve real-world problems through the collection, analysis and modelling of data.

Where could it take you?

Our maths graduates go on to all sorts of fascinating careers in technology-led industries. You could help build business start-ups as a data scientist or enter the growing field of gaming design and performance analysis. You might be an actuary, applying probability and statistics to insurance and banking. Perhaps you’ll take your research to the next level in academia.

Career Readiness

Graduates of the Mathematical Sciences from University of Adelaide have the flexibility and portability to work across a wide variety of industries in analytical and consulting positions. Mathematicians also make great managers and CEOs due to their excellent problem-solving skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Optimisation and Operations Research
  • Real Analysis
  • Multivariable and Complex Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Probability & Statistics
  • Numerical Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


48 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 092240M

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent with a minimum GPA of 5.0. Degree must include at least 6 units of mathematical sciences at Level I and at least 6 units of mathematical sciences at Level II or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 45500 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    34000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34000 AUD per year during 24 months.

Australian Full-fee place: $34,000

Living costs for Adelaide

1328 - 2474 AUD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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